“ Ms. Pate was wonderful! So helpful in anything and everything I needed. She also gave us some tough love during class which was great for me because I needed it. The things I’ve learned in this class I will take with me throughout the rest of my time in school. ”
- LSSP Student Fall 2015

Student Spotlight: Kaitlyn Gilbert

Kaitlyn Gilbert


What is your position/title at The Learning Center?
Supplemental Instructor for Business Calculus

What do you enjoy most about working with MSU students?
I enjoy meeting new people and learning about different types of people. Working with MSU students has allowed me to meet some amazing people, and I've had the opportunity to learn about their different lives and backgrounds.

What is the most important advice you would give students?
The most important advice I would give to students is to take advantage of every opportunity given. Work hard to get the best grades you can, meet as many people and shake as many hands, and always be kind and welcoming. This not only makes for a good student, but also a well rounded person.

Why should students take advantage of The Learning Center?
Students should take advantage of the Learning Center because there are so many great opportunities that they offer. There are a surplus of wonderful tools that students should utilize and use.

What are your hobbies or what do you do during your spare time?
I have always enjoyed playing volleyball, kayaking, and traveling.

What is your major/hometown?
I am a Finance major from Nashville, TN.

Extra Activities?
I am a member of the Shackouls Honors college.